One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a greedy eater’
gluttonous, ravenous, ravening, voracious, gourmandizing, gourmand, intemperate, self-indulgent, insatiable, insatiate, wolfish, gannet-like
informal piggish, piggy, swinish, hoggish, gutsy
rare esurient, edacious
have eyes bigger than one's stomach
2‘a greedy millionaire’
avaricious, acquisitive, covetous, rapacious, grasping, venal, cupidinous, materialistic, mercenary, predatory, usurious, possessive
grabbing, hoarding, Scrooge-like
informal money-grubbing, money-grabbing
North American informal grabby
rare pleonectic, Mammonish, Mammonistic
3‘she is greedy for a title’
eager, avid, hungry, craving, longing, yearning, hankering, thirsty, pining, enthusiastic, impatient, anxious
informal dying, itching, hot, gagging
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